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Add 70/18 and 6/49

1st number: 3 16/18, 2nd number: 6/49

70/18 + 6/49 is 1769/441.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 49 is 882
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 49 = 882,
    70/18 = 70 × 49/18 × 49 = 3430/882
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 18 = 882,
    6/49 = 6 × 18/49 × 18 = 108/882
  4. Add the two fractions:
    3430/882 + 108/882 = 3430 + 108/882 = 3538/882
  5. 3538/882 simplified gives 1769/441
  6. So, 70/18 + 6/49 = 1769/441
    In mixed form: 45/441

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